Apartment Rent:

When you are living in US, accommodation is one of the major expense to be counted on. In general, apartments are the main source of accommodation for many residents in most of the US cities. Apartment's rental cost may vary depending upon lease period(three months, six months, 1 year etc), one through many bedroom units, region & metropolitan areas where it is located, amenities provided etc.

In most of the places, one bedroom apartment's rent may vary from $500 to $800 per month with the default amenities provided. If you are living in one of the big cities like New York, Boston, San Francisco, Los Angeles etc., then the apartment rents would increase considerably. For example, the rent of a two bedroom apartment in and around New Jersey and New York area may cost approximately $1100 to $1500 per month.

In general, apartments are equipped with air conditioner, dish washer, microwave oven, conventional oven, washer dryer, carpeted floors, fire place, walk-in closets etc. Apartments are also provided with outdoor facilities like gym, swimming pool, club house, tennis and volley ball court etc. Some apartments do not provide all of the above said facilities. For example some may charge an additional fee of around $30 per month for washer dryer in unit. Occasionally some apartments may provide free internet facility when you sign-up for a long term lease.

Apartments are generally not furnished here. Furnished apartments are also available and that will cost a fortune. For example, a single bedroom, fully furnished apartment may cost between $1000 to $1500 per month. Furnished means, apartment is in a ready to move state (i.e) Apartment is equipped with, living room furnitures, bed room suites, kitchen utensils, normal living requisites and utilities like cable, telephone, electricity are already installed for you. Again when you live in one of the big cities like New York, Boston, Pacific Coast, then you can't expect a furnished apartment in the above said range.

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